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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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farmer, fannie merritt, 1857-1915
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harland, marion, 1830-1922
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de salis, mrs. (harriet anne)
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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 114,392
favorite 8
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 39,404
favorite 0
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 36,783
favorite 12
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 23,270
favorite 39
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
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Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
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Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 14,147
favorite 21
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 13,347
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 12,389
favorite 14
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 11,923
favorite 6
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 11,295
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
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Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 10,507
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 9,778
favorite 11
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
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Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 9,639
favorite 1
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 9,565
favorite 2
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 9,507
favorite 17
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 9,352
favorite 4
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
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Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 7,611
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 7,491
favorite 2
comment 0
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Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 6,410
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,014
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 5,741
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: cbk
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,683
favorite 0
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This book introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie. You can also read a copy of 'A Apple Pie' by going to the International Children's Digital Library a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
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Topics: Nursery rhymes, Alphabet rhymes, Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Alphabet, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 5,660
favorite 16
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
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Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 5,104
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 4,948
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
texts
eye 4,882
favorite 0
comment 0
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Topics: Occupations -- Diseases and hygiene, Occupations, Dangerous, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 4,828
favorite 1
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
Topics: Social sciences -- Dictionaries, cbk
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 4,729
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
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Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 4,589
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery (Mushrooms) [from old catalog], Cookery (Fish), cbk
Topics: Recipes, Medicine, Popular, cbk
Community Media
by Shirley McNevich
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favorite 4
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A collection of Mom's best recipes, as well as those from family and friends. This collection contains the first 250 recipes from our blog momsbest.blogspot.com where you can go to see our most recent posts.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: cooking, baking, recipes, cookbooks, pies, cookies, cakes, desserts, entrees, cbk
New York Public Library
by Lyford, Carrie A. (Carrie Alberta)
texts
eye 4,387
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 4,320
favorite 6
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Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 4,303
favorite 3
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
European Libraries
by Lisges, Hermann Josef, 1892- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 4,288
favorite 0
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Vegetable gardening, Greenhouse management. [from old catalog], Agricultural implements. [from old...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=nDsFAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 4,202
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 4,182
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Still Pond, Md. Methodist Espicopal church. Epworth league. [from old catalog]; Medders, William, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 3,985
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Briggs, Edgar William; Pacific Coast Publishing Co; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 3,963
favorite 0
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 3,925
favorite 5
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes and Home Made Candy Recipes Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
European Libraries
by Eisen, Gustav, 1847-; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 3,819
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Fig, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=7dZBAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 3,808
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Fungi, Mushrooms, Edible, Cookery (Mushrooms), cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Johnson, William Henry, 1875-
texts
eye 3,663
favorite 0
comment 0
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Topics: Cacao, Cocoa, cbk
Canadian Libraries
by James, C. C. (Charles Canniff), 1863-1916
texts
eye 3,649
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Agriculture -- Ontario History, cbk
California Digital Library
by Ronald, Mary, 1844-1903
texts
eye 3,648
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 3,648
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Western style, cbk
The Recipe
by The Recipe
etree
eye 3,537
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set 1 1 Wrecking Ball 2 When The Snow Falls 3 You and I 4 My Family 5 Strangely Familiar 6 It's All About The Music 7 Real Wilde Cinema 8 Redwood 9 Why Do We 10 Bonemeal 11 The World Today 12 I Dont Know How 13 Make Time For Love set 2 14 Affected Specimen 15 For You 16 Walk of Shame 17 Rise 18 Wishing Well 19 Playground Bellyflop 20 coffee song >Bean Break 21 Lil' Maggie 22 Cocaine Blues 23 Gin And Juice 24 World Swirl 25 Davey'Intro 26 Davey's Jubilee
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: The Recipe, cbk
Source: Audix f15-marantz660
Community Media
by Shirley McNevich
data
eye 3,525
favorite 2
comment 1
Recipes 251-500 of Mom's Best Recipes blog. Enjoy!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: recipes, cookbook, cookbooks, entrees, side dishes, cakes, pies, candy, candies, beverages,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
texts
eye 3,510
favorite 4
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
Topics: Quantity cookery, Food service, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 3,507
favorite 7
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
New York Public Library
texts
eye 3,501
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 3,500
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
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Topics: Food -- Analysis, Food adulteration and inspection, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 3,395
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 3,360
favorite 2
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 3,339
favorite 12
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Gerard Arthus - Cook Book and Recipe Collection
by Sunbeam Appliance Company
texts
eye 3,254
favorite 2
comment 0
Deluxe Mixmaster Mixer; Sunbeam Vista, Instruction and Recipe Book; manufactured by Sunbeam Appliance Company; 1981. Pamphlet dimensions are 5 1/4" width by 8 1/2" height, 39 pages; weight 53grams. No copyright notice evident, Public Domain as per Rule 5 of the United States Copyright Statutes. Etext created by Gerard Arthus.
Topics: AP-000-001, recipe, garthus, garthus1, cook book, sunbeam, mixmaster, deluxe, vista, instruction,...
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Roman, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=uVBBAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topics: Agriculture, Food supply, Food supply, Rome (Province), cbk
Topic: cbk
European Libraries
by Aygalliers, P. d'; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 3,196
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Olive, Olive oil, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=zOVEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Scott, Charles; Scott, James
texts
eye 3,181
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Bread, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Ritter, Thomas Jefferson, 1855- People's home medical book; Kirk, Alice Gitchell People's home recipe book; Fair, William Cooper, 1850- People's home stock book
texts
eye 3,166
favorite 1
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Medicine, Popular, Cookery, American, Veterinary medicine, cbk